Why isn´t the Spanish foundation celebrated in Cusco?

Why isn´t the Spanish foundation celebrated in Cusco?

That is actually a good question and to answer it properly we´ll consult certain sources. Raúl Porras Barrenechea said in this famous “Anthology of Cuzco”(Lima, 1961): “Neither archeology nor history, nor the material or human remains of the past, have managed to uproot nature, the secret of the origins of Cuzco. It still remains inscrutably…

“Sentimiento Quechua” en el Día de la Música Andina

“Sentimiento Quechua” en el Día de la Música Andina

“Sentimiento quechua”, es un libro pronto a publicarse que deseamos reseñar por su original contenido en el Día de la Música Andina. Cabe recordar que esta fecha se instauró recientemente el año 2006, mediante un decreto supremo que oficializó la creación y conmemoración en el Perú para cada 15 de junio. La antropóloga Judith Oroz…

5 things you can do in Cusco for free!

5 things you can do in Cusco for free!

Let´s start with the obvious – Free Walking Tours There are different providers of “Free Walking Tours” in Cusco, they all offer more or less the same service. You won´t be able to miss them, just go to the main square Plaza de Armas, they usually wear bright-colored shirts and get their groups together there.…